Major Infrastructure Updates Planned for New York

New York is about to get a major overhaul of some of its most high-profile infrastructure. In July, Gov. Andrew Cuomo provided updates on four major projects designed to improve the lives of those who live, work, and visit New York. Learn more about the massive...

Air Quality Sensors Installed at California-Mexico Border

Officials are one step closer to understanding the impact of cross-border air pollution. On Aug. 26, the first air monitor in a system of low-cost air-quality monitors made its debut in San Ysidro, CA — part of San Diego. The town is the most heavily-trafficked border...

2015 Clean Water Rule in Jeopardy

A rule that protects the drinking water of one in three Americans might soon be history under the Trump Administration. Passed in 2015, the Clean Water Rule clarifies which rivers, streams, lakes, and marshes are under the jurisdiction of the Environmental Protection...

12 Projects Selected to Apply for WIFIA Loans

Millions of Americans will soon see an improvement in the quality of their water. For fiscal year 2017, the Water Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act (WIFIA) program received $25 million in funding, and administrators are ready to start allocating funds. In...

Get Informed: A Breakdown of the Paris Climate Agreement

On June 1, President Trump announced that the U.S. will withdraw from the Paris Climate Agreement, joining just Nicaragua and Syria as the only other countries who have opted to sit on the bench. Much of the country — and the world — are outraged by this decision, as...

OSHA Crystalline Silica Compliance Set For September

Crystalline silica is commonly found in many naturally occurring materials and used in many industrial products and construction sites. It is well known that inhaling crystalline silica particles causes multiple diseases that can lead to cancer and even death....

Temperatures in Northeast U.S. Heating Up at Record Pace

It’s no secret that climate change is heating up the globe, but a recent study conducted by researchers at the Northeast Climate Science Center (NECSC) at the University of Massachusetts Amherst warns it’s happening faster than many realize in certain parts of the...

New Yorkers Battling Carbon With Clean Energy

In January, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo made an exciting commitment for the environment. He revealed the state’s plan to lower greenhouse gas emission an extra 30% below 2020 levels by 2030. This news follows a three-year streak of emissions reliably below cap levels....